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When Peter the Great of Russia Visited England in 1698

history-in-pictures: “ Portrait of Russian Tsar Peter I the Great by Godfrey Kneller “ This portrait was Peter’s gift to King of England William III. It was painted in 1698 when, between

Peter the Great Egg 1903 - See source for history of Faberge eggs for the Russian Imperial family

The Concise History of Fabergé Eggs

cynical-romantic: “ Fabergé Egg 1903 Peter The Great Egg Gift: Nicholas II to Alexandra Fyodorovna Owner: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, USA Height: ”

Peter I the Great (1672 - 1725). Tsar of All the Russias from 1682 until his death in 1725. He married twice and had five children. He led a cultural revolution in Russia to replace the traditionalist social and political system.

As a ruler Peter the Great continued past policies but added a new ways of doing things by changing the economy and culture through imitation of Western forms.

Peter, the Great Egg, 1903.  This Easter egg was made under the supervision of the Russian jeweler Peter Carl Fabergé i for the last Tsar of Russia, Nicholas II.

Imperial Faberge Eggs - made for the Russian Imperial Families

Fabergé presented Nicholas with a series of eggs commemorating achievements of the Romanovs. In lavish Rococo style, this Peter the Great Egg celebrated the two-hundredth anniversary of the founding St. Petersburg in 1703 by Peter the Great.

Jewels fit for a king! Incredible pieces by Faberge go on display

House of Fabergé, Mikhail Perkhin, workmaster, Imperial Peter the Great Easter Egg, 1903

Coats of Peter the Great of Russia. Kaftan and full dress of a colonel in the Preobrazhensky Guards regiment. Early 18th century.

Cosplay Inspiration Coats of Peter the Great of Russia. Kaftan and full dress of a colonel in the Preobrazhensky Guards regiment.

Peter the Great Fabergé Egg, 1903 - Made in Rococo style with red, green, and yellow gold, platinum, diamonds, rubies, enamel, rock crystal, and miniature watercolor portraits on ivory. The "surprise" was a miniature gold model of Peter the Great's monument on the Neva, resting on a sapphire base. Given by Tsar Nicolas II of Russia to his wife, Empress Alexandra.

Peter the Great Egg (Faberge) given by Nicholas II to Alexandra in Made in the Rococo style, the Peter the Great Egg celebrated the two-hundredth anniversary of the founding of St.

(1) FABERGE eggs__Peter the Great Egg - is created by firm Faberge as Nikolay II Gift to the empress Alexander Fedorovne for Easter 1903.

FABERGE eggs__Peter the Great Egg - is created by firm Faberge as Nikolay II Gift to the empress Alexander Fedorovne for Easter

I'm talking about the hardstone carving because Peter I https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_the_Great  founded the Peterhof Lapidary Works to make the hardstone carvings in 1721. They had craftsmen specialized in precision craftsmanship. After years their activity was expanded on the manufacturing of equipments for measuring. They had also good relations with traders including  from China. They knew owners of mines in the world, etc.

Diamond Order of Peter the Great:Crowned Tsar of Russia on April became Emperor of Russia on October 1721 Born: May 30 (June Moscow Died: January 28 (February St.

Peter the Great.  Meditating the Idea of Building St Petersburg at the Shore of the Baltic Sea by Alexandre Benois, 1916

Peter the Great meditating the Idea of building St. Petersburg at the Shore of the Baltic Sea alexandre benois- 1916 "дум великих полн"

ABRAM PETROVICH HANNIBAL. Adopted African slave child who became the godson of Peter the Great, a decorated military commander, an engineer, and the great-grandfather of Alexander Pushkin.

Adopted African slave child who became the godson of Peter the Great, a decorated military commander, an engineer, and the great-grandfather of Alexander Pushkin.

Peter  the Great and Catherine the Great two of the most interesting of the Russian Tzars.

Peter the Great [another "great" tzar with Masonic Chaos Star & X?] and Catherine the Great two of the most interesting of the Russian Tzars.as interesting as tyrants go.

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